LibriVox Recording of Canyons of the Colorado or The exploration of the Colorado River and its Canyons by John Wesley Powell, read by LibriVox Volunteers. John Wesley Powell was a pioneer American explorer, ethnologist, and geologist in the 19th Century. In 1869 he set out to explore the Colorado and the Grand Canyon. He gathered nine men, four boats and food for ten months and set out from Green River, Wyoming, on May 24. Passing through dangerous rapids, the group passed down the Green River... Topics: LibriVox, audio book, Colorado River, canyon, John Wesley Powell, geography, geology, exploration,... Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
bySmithsonian Institution; Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902; Thompson, A. H. (Almon Harris), 1839-1906; Coues, Elliott, 1842-1899; Goode, G. Brown (George Brown), 1851-1896
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bySmithsonian Institution; Making of America Project; Goode, G. Brown (George Brown), 1851-1896; Coues, Elliott, 1842-1899; Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902; Thompson, A. H. (Almon Harris), 1839-1906
pt. 1. History of the explorations of the cañons of the Colorado [May 24-Sept. 20, 1869] Report on a trip to the mouth of the Dirty Devil River [May 27-July 11, 1872] by A.H. Thompson.--pt. 2. On the physical features of the valley of the Colorado.--pt. 3. Zoology: Abstracts of results of a study of the genera Geomys and Thomomys, by Elliott Coues. Addendum A. The cranial and dental characters of Geomydæ, by Elliott Coues. Addendum B. Notes on the salamander of Florida (Geomys Tueza) by G.B.... Topics: Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902, Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico) -- Description and travel, West...